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Best Free Windows Registry Cleaner

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If you’re reading this article, you came here looking for a way to “clean out” your Windows registry. Maybe someone told you that cleaning out the registry will fix computer performance issues or application crashes or something else that sounds really good. Unfortunately, many of these claims are false and could actually cause your computer […]

10 Best Tools to Tag MP3s and Edit Metadata

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Remember the days when everyone used to have a giant music collection of illegally downloaded MP3 files along with Winamp to manage it all? Nowadays, most people stream their music directly to their device rather than downloading and maintaining large libraries of music. However, there’s still a lot of music that isn’t available on streaming […]

Best Free Clipboard Managers for Windows

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Probably one of the most used features of Windows is the Windows clipboard: the feature that allows you to copy and paste text, images, and files between different programs and folders. However, with all the use it gets, the clipboard can only hold item at a time. Luckily, there are a lot of free clipboard […]

Copy Large Files Over the Network Faster with TeraCopy

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With large iTunes libraries, huge photo collections, and massive video files taking up more and more space on our cheaper and cheaper disk drives, we can all use some better file copy tools than Windows provides out of the box. The freeware TeraCopy makes copying large files over a network faster than using the default Windows copy […]

How to Change Folder Icon Color in Windows

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Are you a very organized person who likes to color-code all of your folders at work or at home? If you’re into visually organizing your paperwork, then you might also be excited to know that you can do the same thing for all of your digital folders too! Imagine being able to change the icon […]

4 Free Tools to Remove Duplicate Files and Photos

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Looking for some utilities to find duplicate files and photos on your computer quickly and easily? I recently organized all the data that my father had stored on multiple computers and multiple external hard drives into one safe backed up location, but found that there were duplicates of pretty much everything. There was no way […]

Essential Free Software Downloads for Windows

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I’m a big fan of open source software because it’s free and usually has the same functionality as a commercial application! One downside to open source software is the lack of support, but that problem is usually made up with active forums and community threads started by avid followers. There are tons of free software applications that […]

How to Extract Icons from EXE, DLL, OCX, and CPL Files

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Wish you could extract all of icons stored on your computer? Have you ever wondered where all those icons you see are actually located? Finding high quality icons on your computer is difficult and mostly because applications store their icons directly in the EXE (executable) file itself, which indirectly hides those icons from you. In […]

How to Identify Music or Songs by Sound

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Know the tune to a song, but don’t remember the lyrics? Normally, I hear a song on the radio or in a coffee shop and if I can’t figure out the artist, I just Google some of the lyrics while they are fresh in my mind. I had written a few months back about how to […]

Extract Text from PDF and Image Files

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Have a PDF document that you would like to extract all the text out of? What about image files of a scanned document that you want to convert into editable text? These are some of the most common issues I’ve seen at the workplace when working with files. In this article, I’ll talk about several […]